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We have a wide range of support for learners with additional needs. 

If you would like to discuss your own requirements, please contact the Learner Support Team.

A member of the team is always present at advice and information sessions.

Examples of equipment and learning support

  • Magnified screen, keyboard and an easy to control mouse for a learner in an ICT class.
  • Talking scales and microwave for a learner in a cookery class.
  • Loop systems are installed in all reception areas of Lifelong Learning Centres and are available in the classroom on request.
  • Learning support workers give support in the classroom based on your individual learning needs.